Chemical ecology

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Chemical ecology is the study of chemicals involved in the interactions of living organisms. It focuses on the production of and response to signalling molecules (i.e. semiochemicals) and toxins. Some major fields in chemical ecology comprise:

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  1. ^ Wajnberg, E.; Colazza, S. (2013). Chemical Ecology of Insect Parasitoids. UK: Blackwell Publishing. 
  2. ^ Zidorn, C (2010). "Altitudinal variation of phenolics contents in flowering heads of the Asteraceae family". Phytochemistry Reviews. 9: 197–203. doi:10.1007/s11101-009-9143-7. 

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